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14th 3 we have some school delays to pass along to you this morning.. garrett county schools are opening two hours l. late.and kent county schools are opening one hour late today. it's friday and that means it's your turn to sound off on our facebook page about anything you want. want.let us know what's on your mind-- and your response could air in our "facebook feedback" segment. segment.just go to facebook dot com slash foxbaltimore to become a fan and join the conversation. 3 3
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fiber map maryland schools brace for possible cuts.there's a chance, we could see, up to five percent cut in state funding.in baltimore county... that means class sizes could get bigger again.megan gilliland is live with more on why. good morning patrice,this is rodgers forge elementary school in baltimore county... parents say it was so over populated last year that some kids, were taught in portable classrooms.they say, things got better, when baltimore
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county opened west towson elementary.but now they're being told things might go back to the way they were.a scenario happening throughout the county. the reason behind it all... money.schools superintendent, joe hairston announced his proposed budget cuts... including a freeze on filling nearly 200 teacher vacancies. less teachers mean bigger class sizes.hairston is also proposing a five percent decrease in the central office and individual school budgets, forcing principals to cut back on supplies and equipment. while some applaud hairston for keeping things in check, others say there's got to be another answer. that's going to make rodgers forge so over populated again which is going to be the same problem we had just a year ago. ago.right now, baltimore county has a little more than 100-thousand students... about 500 of them are new this year. and the school system is projecting another 900 new students for next year. the county's board of
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edcuation will be holding a public hearing.... to get your thoughts on the 20-12 operating budget.this coming tuesday at 7 p-m at ridge ruxton school.each speaker will have three mintues.megan gilliland, fox45 morning news. stay tuned to fox45 morning news for continuing coverage of this story.the baltimore county public schools superintendent joins us live in studio.. coming up later this hour. 3 3 the youngest victim of the tucson massacre... was laid to rest thursday. thursday.bagpipe bagpipe hundreds of mourners gathered... to remember 9-year- old christina green... who was gunned down while attending congresswoman gabrielle giffords' public event last weekend.those close to her say she was well-liked... and was recently elected to her elementary school's student council.in a special tribute... firefighters raised an american flag that was recovered from ground zero on nine-eleven... the day christina was born.
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friends and family of a murdered las vegas dancer... gathered to say their farewells... at a church memorial service thursday. debbie narvaez... a maryland native... went missing last month... after telling a roommate she was going to her ex-boyfriend's house.her body was later found... dismembered and covered in concrete. narvaez's ex... jason griffith... now faces murder charges. arrests have been made... in a cruise ship drug bust that happened last weekend. weekend.authorities say a- hundred-thousand dollars worth of drugs... were found on a royal caribbean cruise ship... docked at the port of baltimore.this is the same liner... that had three employees busted last month. federal agents say they are continuing to investigate. some unexpected cargo... aboard an american airlines flight.airline officials say a bird hit the plane's wing... shortly after liftoff from honduras... and stuck there the entire 2-hour flight. several passengers say they could see the dead bird from their seat. they say one of
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the pilots even walked back to take a look.that's when the crew decided to make an emergency landing in miami... to remove the dead bird from the wing. what's your sign...be careful how you answer that question.. because you may be wrong. wrong.the minnesota planetarium society say the stars' alignment was pushed by about a month, because of the moon's gravitational pull on the earth. so if you've been relying on your daily horoscope for your entire life, beware, you could be following the wrong advice! or you could even be a completely new sign, called ophiuchus. ophiuchus.want to know what star sign you are now?we have a list of the new dates... on our facebook page.just go to facebook dot com slash fox baltimore. 3 purple friday is here, and ravens ffns only have to wait one more day until the big showdown in pitts! pittsburgh! joel d. smith is live at padonia station where the purple caravan is starting it's journey with cheerleaders, and
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many others along for the ride. good morning joel d. good morning patrice, (ad lib) 3 3
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available at com.interactive tools storms down to go to com slash i-radar now on fox45 morning news... education.. on the block. block."its not going to be good" good."happen to school the state and how students here in . baltimore.season.. is just one day away.into the playoff green hornet seth rogen gets a the green hornet.took on.. in the 14th 3 school delays to pass along to you garrett county hours late. late.and kent county schools are it's friday and that on our facebook anything you want. want.let us know what's your response "facebook feedback" just go to slash oin the conversation. 3 3 3
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maryland schools brace for possible cuts.there's a chance, we could see, up to five percent funding.county... that could get bigger live with more on this is rodgers school in baltimore so over populated some kids, were classrooms. they say, things opened west elementary.but now they're the way they a scenario county. the reason behind it all... money.superintendent, announced his proposed budget freeze on filling less teachers sizes.hairston is also in the central individual school back on supplies and equipment.for keeping thingg in check, others be another (15:06)(beth)populated again which is year ago. ago.right now, has a little more students... about new this year.and the school projecting year. board of holding a public your thoughts on budget.this coming ridge ruxton have three megan gilliland, fox45 morning fox45 morning continuing story. county public schools later this hour. 3 the youngest tucson massacre... mourners remember 9-year-green... who was while attending congresswoman event last those close to her say rg..bod fghsa 3& bird ht anng. 3 3 3 3 3 3 aner abot! lca all morning. rs - ((bump out)) 3 3 it's purple friday, nothing fabt ut nationalaqri iging-3 coming up... one airline comes up with a solution for overbooked flights.which passengers could soon be allowed to auction their seats to the highest bidders. and congresswoman gabrielle giffords continues to make great strides... after being shot in the head... during a violent rampage.
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but the debate over what áledá to the shooting... is becoming hostile.where many are pointing the blame.you're watching fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all morning. ((break 2)) stocks slipped thursday,
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ahead of the next batch of corporate earnings reports.the dow fell 23 points.the nasdaq and s-and-p 500 both lost about two points.there was a big jump in unemployment filings last week.445-thousand people filed for the first time, up 35-thousand from the week before.the latest figure comes just two weeks after first-time filings hit a two-and-a-half year low.the auto industry bailout cost american taxpayers an estimated 19-billion dollars. an independent panel appointed by an independent billion dollars.estimated 19-taxpayers an american bailout cost the auto industry bailout cost taxpayers an estimated 19- billion dollars.an independent panel appointed by congress says that's half of what was originally forecast.automakers received more than 81-billion dollars under the troubled asset relief program. as the
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auto industry continues to make an encouraging recovery, taxpayers losses are dwindling. how much is your seat worth? delta is allowing passengers to auction their seats on overbooked flights.upon check-in, you'll be asked how much in travel vouchers it will cost delta to bump you to a different flight.the airline will then pick the customers with the lowest bids.delta says the changes are part of on-going efforts to avoid inconveniencing customers.for business brief, i'm barbara hall. coming up... maryland files a mult-million dollar lawsuit... in the case of a medevac helicopter crash that killed four people.who state officials say contributed to the crash. but next... as congresswoman gabrielle giffords continues to recover from being shot... many question what led to that tragic rampage in tucson.why some think it was more than just a disturbed person acting out.you're watching fox 45
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the head ... many people are still debating about what áledá to the shooting rampage. fingers are being pointed at the political rhetoric that has become increasingly hostile, divisive.aad some say violent.((boxes)) our d-c insider ... and political commentator, armstrong williams... joins us this morning for our washington wrap.-polls show the majority of americans don't believe this shooting had anything to do with rhetoric .. versus a disturbed person ... but those who believe it are very vocal right now-outside of this incident .. is there a problem with of the mouths on people on both creating a envirnment countryroger ailes even to tone done theri fiery rhetoic and conversationchange as a
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coming up... maryland files a lawsuit... in the case of a medevac helicopter crash... that killed 4 people.who state officials say is partially to blame. ((megan live tease))and targeting education for budget cuts.i'm megan gilliland, what this could mean for class sizes in baltimore county... and across the state. ((joel live tease))you're watching news.. all local.. all morning. ((break 4)) 3 ((break 4)) 3q
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when the "soldiers of havoc" and the "metal militia" meet in an epic moto cross battle.. it can only mean one thing. thing.the nuclear cowboyz are coming to first mariner arena this friday and saturday... and we wanna get you there for . free.the 10th caller right now wins a family four pack of tickets to the show.call now to win.. 410-481-4545. coming up... a new budget for baltimore county... could mean larges classroom sizes... and cuts in eeucation.superintendent joe hairston joins us next... to talk about what impact these changes could have on students. dilemma nats natsand later... vince vaughn and kevin james take on the big screen... in "the dilemma." a sneak peak at the movie... and all star cast. news.. all local.. all morning. ((break 6)) new this morning...the
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republican national committee will vote today... on whether to re-elect michael steele as chairman... or replace him. the current g-o-p chair has faced intense criticism from many fellow republicans over his leadership... fundraising efforts.. and comments about the war in afghanistan. if you haven't gotten your flu shot yet.. it isn't too late. maryland health officials say flu cases have become widespread in the last two weeks.they say the number of flu cases usually rises in january.. and that eventhough most people get vaccinated in the fall.. a shot this time of year will still be effective. baltimore county superintendent joe hairston presents a new budget ... which could result in larger class sizes. under the new plan ... 200 vvcant teaching positions will stay vacant.... principals would have to cut back on buying equipment and supplies ... and no new programs would be added. as the school budget gets tighter .. the number of students is increasing and
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parents are worried about what it allmeans for their students. superintendent joe hairston joins us thsi morning with more insight.-you're freezing teacher hires .. and cutting central office and schools by 5% .. you think the -lose some money ... we knew that was provisions made in struggling to get through the bad -how much of an increase in class sizes .... some schools would be schools will feel -concern that students are system and problemstate and county funding staying considering funding by 5% ... do to your budget -teacher pensions shifting to the counties .. omalley is against it but pushing it- coming up... an a-list cast comes together... to rock the big scr.
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screen.dilemma nats natsa sneek peak at the new movie "the dilemma"... hitting theatres this weekend. and get ready to cheer on the baltimore ravens.how the national aquarium is getting fans excited for this weekend's big game.you're watching fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all morning.
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with plenty of action or plenty of vince vaughn, you're in luck this week.candace dold explains in the lowdown. a classic television show gets a new, updated look in 3-d. "the green hornet" hits theaters this week and seth rogen is the lucky man who gets to ride the "black beauty" onto the big screen. screen. (((pkg)))seth rogen plays britt reid, heir to a media magnate. when his father dies, britt decides good use and fight the best strategy? pose as criminals yourself.in addition to yourself.criminals strategy? pose as the best crime. good use and fight to put his life to dies, britt decides to put his life to good use and fight crime. the best strategy? pose as criminals yourself.in addition to starring, seth rogen serves as writer and executive producer.(seth: "what makes me happy is you have these huge action sequences and then little moments between characters in the middle of it and i think that's what people take away from it.")the green
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hornet is rated pg-13.an all-star cast looks to be the green hornet's biggest foe dilemma" vince vaughn and kevin james play best pals 3 with a great bond, in both friendship áandá business. but when vaughn suspects kevin's wife of infidelity, he begins snooping around and uncovering some nasty and hilarious secrets.(vaughn: "how do you get that information to your friend without hurting him and without losing him as a friend.")queen latifah, winona ryder and jennifer connelly star and ron howard directs. "the dilemma" is rated pg-13. move over hollywood...an award winning director in south korea is using the "eye-phone-four" to shoot an áentireá movie!it's called
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"night fishing".. and the crew used about ten i-phones to film the scenes. only three of the phones were controlled by actual camera directors. the rest were all shot by amateurs in the field!"night fishing" is about 30 minutes long.i'm candace dold and that's your lowdown coming up in our 7 o'clock hour... one boys makes the ultimate sacrifice... to save his brother. brother.mcerlean says: "i just kept telling the boy it was going to be alright and it just wasn't." wasn't."what choices rescuers in australia are facing... as they struggle to rescue residents from devastating floods. ((megan live tease))and targeting education for budget cuts.i'm megan gilliland, what this could mean for class sizes in baltimore county... and across the state.
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now on fox45 budget chopping bl. block. "its not going to be good." good." what could happen to school districts across the state and how it will affect students here in baltimore. baltimore.nats??? nats???the game of the season.. is just one day away. playoff spirit.. with the raven. ravens.leos.. scorpios.. and
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geminis.. time to look under a different name in the newspaper.why your star sign.. has probably changed. purple friday! january 14th 3 we have some school delays to pass along to you this morniig.. garrett county schools are opening two hours l. late.ann kent county schools are opening one hour late today. it's friday and that means it's your turn to sound off on our facebook page about anything you want. want.let us know what's on your mind-- and your response could air in our "facebook feedbackk segment. segment.just go to facebook dot com slash foxbaltimore to become a fan and join the conversation. 3 3 50 at 97-- map
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maryland schools brace for possible cuts.there's a chance, we could see, up to five percent cut in ssate funding.in baltimore county... that means class sizes could get bigger again.megan gilliland is live with more on why. good morning patrice,this is rodgers forge elementary school in baltimore county... parents say it was so over populated last year that some kids, were taught in portable classrooms.they say, things got better, when baltimore county opened west towson elementary.but now they're being told things might go back to the way they were.a scenario happening throughout the county. the reason behind it all... joe hairston announced his t, - proposed budget cuts... including a freeze on filling nearly 200 teacher vacancies.
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less teachers mean bigger class sizes.hairston is also proposing a five percent decrease in the central office and individual school budgets, forcing principals to cut back on supplies and equipment. while some applaud hairston for keeping things in check, others say there's got to be another answer. (15:06)(beth)that's going to make rodgers forge so over populated again which is going to be the same problem we had just a year ago. ago.right now, baltimore county has a little more than 100-thousand students... about 500 of them are new this year. and the school system is projecting another 900 new students for next year. the county's board of edcuation will be holding a public hearing.... to get your thoughts on the 20-12 operating budget.this coming tuesday at 7 p-m at ridge ruxton school.each speaker will have threeemintues.megan gilliland, fox45 morning news. friends and family of a murdered las vegas dancer from maryland... gathered to say
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their farewells... at a church memorial service. service.debbie narvaez went missing last month... after telling a roommate she was going to her ex-boyfriend's house.her body was later found... dismembered and cooered in concrete.narvaez's ex... jason griffith... now faces murder charges.narveaz is a graduate of old mill high school in millersville. two of the cruise ship crew members.. accused of smuggling drugs into the port of baltimore.. are due in court today.john garth and kishurn neptune.. are among the three employees of the royal caribbean cruise line who police say brought 100- thousand dollars worth of drugs to the city to sell.two other people are accused of planning to buy the drugs once they got ashore.the ship.. "enchantment of the seas" sails between bermuda, new england .. canada, and the caribbean. will michael steele remain at the top of the his party?the republican national committee will vote today... on whether to re-elect steele as chairman... or replace him. the g-o-p chairman is up against accusations he mismanaged money for the past two years.later today, the 168
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members of the committee will vote on who should lead the republican party during the 2012 presidential election. that person will inherit the republican national committee's 15- million dollar debt. a new poll shows the gap betweent martin luther king'' dream and president barack obama's reality...is closing in.77 percent of people in an associated press poll say they feel progess has been made in the king's dream of racial equality.30 percent of the people polled also say they plan to celebrate the m-l-k holiday monday... that's up from 23 percent five years ago. king would have turned 82 years old on saturday. this morning, several kids are recovering after mistaking rat poison.. for candy.it happened pn san franciso.the middle schoolers ate a blue cube they found on top of a filing cabinnt.authorities say the children didn't show any symptoms , but were taken to the hospital as a precaution. the incident is still under investigation.
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up next.. make a splash.. with your purple pride.how the national aquarium.. is getting you ready for the ravens game. game. you're watching fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all morning. ((break 1))
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3 purple friday is here, and ravens fans only have to wait one more day until the big showdown in pitts! pittsburgh! joel d. smith is live at padonia station where the purple caravan is starting it's journey with cheerleaders, and many others good morning patrice, (ad lib)
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map fiber map 195 map liberty 3 it's purple friday, and there must be something in the water because the ravens are on a roll!.to support the ravens in the playoffs, the national aquarium is giving out a purple friday discount. jennifer bloomer is live with the details on this morning's hometown hotspot.--how much is the discount and when --how much is the discount and when is it
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applicable?--ffns have to wear purple and purple friday coupon --fans are encouraged to purple pride and upload them to the aquarium's facebook page --tell us about some of the fun exhibits at thh aquarium aquariumget in on the get in on the purple friday discount at the national aquarium today and next week if the ravens advance from 10am to 5pm.for more information, log on to fox baltimore dot com slash morning. still to come.. it's not too late.why health
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officials say.. now is the time.. to get a flu shot. you're watching fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all morning. ((break 2))
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you can be in charge of your own personalized forecast. i-radar is now available at foxbaltimore dot com. use the interactive tools still to come.. leos.. scorpios.. and geminis.. time to look under a
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different name in the newspaper.why your star sign.. has probably changed. changed.and next... big ben talks about facing the ravens in the playoffs.. after the break. you're watchinn fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all morning. ((break 3)) is that a new sweater? no. haircut? no. are you in love? no. did you get some work done? [giggling] no! something's different at dunkin' donuts and it looks great on you. the delicious egg white breakfast sandwich, made with veggies and real turkey sausage. lots of flavor, less than 300 calories. hurry in to dunkin' for a delicious egg white breakfast sandwich with less than 300 calories.
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brandon from dundalk sent us this picture
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of little anthony.this newborn already has tons of purple pride. no matter where you're from...we're looking for all of you ravens fans to send us in photos showing off your "purple pride". go to foxbaltimore dot com and click on the community features section. coming up... what's your sign?why now.. even you might not know the ans. answer.and targeting education for budget cuts.i'm megan gilliland, what this could mean for class sizes in baltimore county... and across the state. state. you're watching fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all morning. ((ad lib horoscopes)) ((br 3
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3 we have some school delays to pass along to you this morning.. garrett county schools are opening two hours l. late.and kent county schools are opening one hour late today. it's friday and that means it's your turn to sound off on our facebook page about anything you want. want.let us know what's on your mind-- and your response could air in our "facebook feedback" segment. segment.just go to facebook dot com slash foxbaltimore to become a fan and join the conversation. 3
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eduction could be on the chopping block in maryland.school districts
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across the state are bracing for cuts.some are already those in baltimore county. megan gilliland, is live with more on hy class sizes could go back up. good morning patrice,this is rodgers forge elementary school in baltimore county... parents say it was so over populated last year that some kids, were taught in portable classrooms.they say, things got better, when baltimore county opened west towson elementary.but now they're being told things might go back to the way they were.a scenario happening throughout the county. the reason behind it all... money.schools superintendent, joe hairston announced his proposed budget cuts... including a freeze on filling nearly 200 teacher vacancies. less teachers mean bigger class sizes.hairston is also decrease in the central office and individual school budgets, forcing principals to cut back on supplies and equipment. (18:22)(crump)it seems to me that the real fundamentals like healthcare education food these are fundamentals that we
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need to maintain regardless......(29:48) (kamenetz)regardless......need to maintain fundamentals that we need to maintain regardless......(29:48) (kamenetz)i applaud the superintendent for helping us in baltimore county manage our . budget.....right now, baltimore county has a little more than 100-thousand students... about 500 of them are new this year.and the school system is projecting another 900 new students for next year. the county's board of edcuation will hold a public hearing.... to get your thoughts on the 20-12 operating budget.it's this tuesday at 7 p-m at ridge ruxton school.each speaker will have three mintues.megan gilliland, fox45 morning news. maryland's budget battle isn't the only economic crisis we have on our hands.the u-s economy.. is hitting a few road blocks.first.. the labor department says first-time applications for unemployment rose 35-thousand from the week before.that's the highest level since october.and declining home prices and millions of foreclosures are
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choking the housing market.the fed says rising gas prices are also hampering a recovery. police release the names of the victims of a deadly domestic disturbance in county.police say 26 year old john lee shot his mother and sister before shooting himself in the head in their adamstown home.lee died of his injuries.. but his mother.. siachsong .. and sister.. amy zheng.. are both being treated a pikesville woman faces charges after police say she scammed people.. including a former ravens player.. out of had cancer. cancer. lisa cohen told friends she had terminal cancer and needed money for medical ills... and even said she would need to have her arm amputated. prosecutors say she bilked mike flynn, a former ravens player, out of 10-thousand dollars for treatment.. prosecutors call it a cancer scam. (ms. spokes) "that's abhorrent. i think it's really taking advantage of your friends and it's an awful "
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situation."(ms. dilloff) "unbelivable that somebody could do that to friends. just no morals, no values.." values.."cohen's trial is the second case like this to be tried in baltimore county in a year. in october.. dina leone from rosedale was sentenced to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to felony theft in a similar case. maryland files a 4- million dollar lawsuit over a medevac helicopter crash.state officials say two air traffic controllers contributed to the crash.the chopper was responding to an accident when it went down in bad weather in 2008.four people died.. and only one person survived.that sole survivor also filed a simliar lawsuit last month.. for 50 million dollars. the investigation continues... into a deadly shooting outside a baltimore night club... that left two people dead. dead.it happened early sunday morning... outside the "select lounge."police were back at the scene of the shooting
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yesterday... collecting more evidence... after being tipped off about a bullet found near a window.one of the victims shot... was officer william torbit... who police say was dressed in plain clothes when he was shot byyfellow officers. the other victim... sean gamble... an unarmed man shot and killed by baltimore police officers.on thursday... hundreds came together to remember his life. life."this is victory day. victory is mine. victory is 3ou" ours."sean's father... pastor james gamble... led the service... giving one final salute to his son.the 22 year-old was engaged to be married in may... to the mother of his 2 year-old son. but instead of celebrating... his family is now saying good-bye. martin says: "i just thank the lord my family's able to get through this. and i just want to say, he was a loving person, touched a lot of lives. i'm gonna really miss you. thank you for the 23 years you gave me." me."four officers have been suspended... while the city
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launches an independent investigation of the shooting. &pfuneral arrangements have bee made... for william torbit... the officer killed in the shooting.a viewing will take place next tuesday... from 3 to 8... at the wy-lie funeral home in randallstown. randallstown. a funeral for torbit will be held the next day... at the cathedral of mary our queen.the wake is scheduled for 10 a-m... and the funeral will follow at 11 &pa-m. the government.. is making your child's lunch.. a little h. healthier. the agriculture department has unveiled new nutritional guidelines for schools.federal officials want to reduce sodium.. calories and trans fats... and add more fruits and veggies. the proposed guidelines would be the first health- related change to school meals in fifteen years. 3 the big game is tomorrow! the ravens and steelers are facing off for the third time this year, and this time, a spot in the a-f-c championship is on the line.
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joel d. smith is live at padonia station where fans and cheerleaders are already at a fever pitch for the purple caravan. 3 3
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3 deanna made this birthday cake for her husband. she says they live.. eat and breathe ravens! no matter where you're from...we're looking for all of you ravens fans to send us in photos showing off your "purple pride". go to foxbaltimore dot com and click on the community features section. the road to the superbowl is on the line as the ravens take on arch rivals the pittsburgh steelers this saturday.. in their third match up of the sea. season. fox45 will have live coverage of the ravens- steelers game.our live reports from heinz field start tonight on fox45 news at 5:30.
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what's your sign...be careful how you answer that question.. because you may be wrong. wrong.the minnesota planetarium society say the stars' alignment was pushed by about a month, because of the moon's gravitational pull on the earth. so if you've been relying on your daily horoscope for your entire life, beware, you could be following the wrong advice! or you could even be a completely new sign, called ophiuchus. ophiuchus.want to know what star sign you are now?we have a list of the new dates... on our facebook page.just go to facebook dot com slash fox baltimore. coming up.. devastating floods.. lead to devastating de. decisions.mcerlean says: "i just kept telling the boy it was going to be alright and it just wasn't." wasn't."the incredible sacrifice one boy made to save his brother. brother.there's trouble on the beltway this morning.you are taking a live look of an accident scene on the outerloop lanes at route 40 in catonsville.i'll tell yuo all of the details coming up in the traffic edge report. you're watching fox 45
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ahead...it's time... to let it all out.tell us what you're thinking about... and your response might air in our facebook feedback segment. you're watching fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all morning. ((break 6)) ((question of day that means it's time for fox45
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viewers to sound off about anything you want. we've been asking you all morning to let us know what's on your mind for our áfacebook feedbacká segment. segment.carrin - "i believe we could get out this depression a little faster if all the congress, mayor, & governor would take a pay cut, but i guess that's asking a little too much." much."denise- "cut funding for education? they are the ones that have to ruu the country when we are all gone." chyna -"leo for life!!! im too much like a proud lion to be
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anything else!!!! else!!!!lloyd -"i don't care what those scientist say about the new zodiac. i was born a libra, have been a libra for 31 years and i will always be a libra." libra."grind says "friday means its almost 3 saturday...and we all know what happens on saturday." saturday."sheila - "it's purple friday. it's my bday. let's go ravens! we going all the way. super bowl baby!" still ahead.. dive in.. to a good time.how you can get in the ravens playoff spirit.. at the national aquarium. aquarium.mcerlean says: "i just kept telling the boy it was going to be alright and it just wasn't." wasn't."and next.. floods in austrlia.. leave rescuers with
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a terrible choice.one boy's incredible sacrifice... to save his brother. you're watching fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all morning. ((break 7)) ((bump in)) 3 powerful images out of australia - as
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people there are grappling with dangerous flooding conditions. and as marianne rafferty tells us... it may be the worst disaster they've ever seen. seen. dramatic rescues down under. kempton says: "we're just trying to pick people off roofs and the people on roofs are pointing to people that are in the water, hanging onto the edge of a gutter by their fingertips, stuck in trees." this pilot saved at least 40 people in áoneá day.after massive flooding... homes are inundated by water...and covered in sludge.more than 27- thousand affected.and in a gut- wrenching development,a young boy died after pleading with rescuers to save his 10 year- old brother before him.but the
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waters were too swift to take him to safety.mcerlean says: "he just knew that it was just too much water and there was just no time. it sort of? the tension took up on the rope and i had to let it go."the boy did not make it out alive. mcerlean says: "i just kept telling the boy it was going to be alright and it just wasn't."more than 25 people are confirmed dead.dozens are reported missing.people have been cut off in one area - with no supplies.there's an effort to get food to those people in need:bligh says: "we've got the army taking heavy duty vehicles full of food and supplies into suburbs of brisbane."in queensland - - an area the size of germany and france combined is under water.bligh says: "it's very hot in queensland at the moment so if you can think about what happens when this water goes down to all of the meat and food that is in the fridges and freezers of homes right across this region, i think you can begin to think about the size of the clean up. it's not just mud we'll be dealing with."(rafferty on cam tag)the floods might be australia's costliest disaster in history.damage estimates
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already exceed 5 billion dollars.in new york , marianne rafferty - fox news. coming up in our 8 o'clock hour... he really is.. in a pickle. vince vaughn takes us inside his new movie.. the dilemma. dilemma. you're friday, january 14th
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we have some school delays to pass along to you this morning.. garrett county schools are opening two hours l. late.and kent county schools are opening one hour late today. 3
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map fiber map maryland schools brace for possible cuts.there's a chance, we could see, up to five percent cut in state funding.and in baltimore county... that means class sizes could get bigger again. megan gilliland, fox45 morning . news.the reason behind it all... money.schools superintendent, joe hairston announced his proposed budget cuts... including a freeze on filling nearly 200 teacher vacancies.less teachers mean bigger class sizes.hairston is also proposing a five percent
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decrease in the central office and individual school budgets, forcing principals to cut back on supplies and equipment. while some applaud hairston for keeping things in check, others say there's got to be another answer. (15:06)(beth)that's going to make rodgers forge so over populated again which is going to be the same problem we had just a year ago. ago.the county's board of edcuation will hold a public hearing.... to get your thoughts on the 20-12 operating budget.it's this tuesday at 7 p-m at ridge ruxton school.each speaker will have three mintues. maryland's budget battle isn't the only economic crisis we have on our hands.the u-s economy.. is hitting a few road blocks.first.. the labor department says first-time applications for unemployment rose 35-thousand from the week before.that's the highest level since october.and declining home prices and millions of foreclosures are choking the housing market.the fed says rising gas prices are also hampering a recovery.
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3 3 the youngest victim of the tucson massacre... was laid to rest thursday. thursday.bagpipe bagpipe hundreds of mourners gathered... to remember 9-year- old christina green... who was gunned down while attending congresswoman gabrielle giffords' public event last weekend.those close to her say she was well-liked... and was recently elected to her elementary school's student council.in a special tribute... firefighters raised an american flag that was recovered from ground zero on nine-eleven... the day christina was born. friends and family of a murdered las vegas dancer from maryland... gathered to say their farewells... at a church memorial service. service.debbie narvaez went missing last month... after telling a roommate she was going to her ex-boyfriend's house.her body was later found... dismembered and covered in concrete.narvaez's ex... jason griffith... now faces murder charges.narveaz is a graduate of old mill high
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school in millersville. several kids are recovering this morning... after mistaking rat poison.. for cand. candy.it happened in san franciso.the middle schoolers ate a blue cube they found on top of a filing cabinet. authorities say the children didn't show any symptoms , but were taken to the hospital as a precaution.the incident is still under investigation. the government.. is making your child's lunch.. a little h. healthier. the agriculture department has unveiled new nutritional guidelines for schools.federal officials want to reduce sodium.. calories and trans fats... and add more fruits and veggies.so far.. reaction from parents.. is mixed. "i think the government, not only just local and state should stay out of it. it should be up to parents to pind of regulate. if they don'ttwant their kids having soda and think like that in school then they need to kind of educaae them." them.""i think it's a wonderful thing. it's something we as parents we to be doing at home and it's nice to know that when they are away from our care. they are also...someone is watching out for their well being." being." the proposed
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guidelines would be the first health- related change to school meals in fifteen years. it could take several years before schools are required to make the changes. 3 3 when it's a playoff game against the steelers, you just know the smack talk will be loud, and this week is no excep. exception. from the players, to facebook fans, we're seeing it all. even our own joel d. smith got into the action yesterday while covering his story about the ravens car... 5138 the detailing on this is amazing. look, there is ravens or purple touches everywhere... except underneath. that's where the steelers belong. c-mon, you knew those terrible towels were good for something! you only have to wait one more day until the big showdown in pittsburgh! pittsburgh! joel d. smith is live at padonia caravan is starting it's -
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journey with cheerleaders, and many others along for the ride. good morning joel d. good morning patrice, (ad lib) 3
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3 the road to the superbowl is on the line as the ravens take on arch rivals the pittsburgh steelers this saturday.. in their third match up of the sea. season. fox45 will have live coverage of the ravens- steelers game.our live reports from heinz field start tonight on fox45 news at 5:30. coming up... their excitement for the ravens... has some animals flying in circles. circles.we'll tell you what
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the national aquarium is doing to help fans get ready for a game-winning weekend. [ male announcer ] are you watching cable?
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that's 1.877.717.3467. at 800-974-6006 tty/v. now you can get more for your money. fios. a network ahead. dive into purple friday!the ravens are making a splash in the playoffs...and to celebrate, the national aquarium is giving out a purple friday discount. jennifer bloomer is live with the details on this morning's hometown hotspot. --how much is the discount and when is it applicable?--fans have to wear purple and pressent the
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purple friday coupon--fans are encouraged to take pictures of purple pride and upload them to the aquarium's facebook page--tell us about some of the fun exhibits at the aquarium aquarium get in on the purple friday discount at the national aquarium today and next week if the ravens advance from 10am to 5pm.for more information, log on to fox baltimore dot com slash morning. 3 3
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coming up... we're helping you make 2011 the healthiest year yet.celebrity fitness trainer, monte sanders joins us next... to show us how to get started. and if you've relied on your daily horoscope your entire life... get ready for some change.why you might now be a different sign than you were before.you're watching fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all m 3q
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the new year. our b-more healthy expo is coming soon ... we're bringing in lots of experts to help you achieve your health and fitness goals. one of them is celebrity fitness trainer, monte sanders. he's here this morning to help us get started. - you work with ray and ed ... are they ready for the big game tomorrow-everyone wants flaa abs .. how do you get them 3 them fox 45 is stepping up to make your 2011
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the healthiest year yet. the b-more healthy expo will be held at the baltimore convention center ... saturday march 12th.
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learn about exercise ... eating right and get health screenings. go to b-more healthy dot com for more information. coming up... up...the zodiac signs are changing.we'll tell you why... and where you can go to find out what your new sign is. but next... it may just be a movie... but it gets us all thinking.what would you do if you found out your best friend's spouse was having an affair?vince vaughan gives us his answer... next.you're watching fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all morning. @ ((bump in))
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(((pat)))what would you do if you found out your best friend's spouse was having an affair?find out how vince vaughn's character deals with it in the new movie, "the dilemma."universal pictures is
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making the funny man available to talk with us this morning. --you work with kevin james and winona ryder in this movie...explain the story to us--your character is a bachelor, but kevin james's character is happily married...or so he thinns. how do you find out
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that there might be a problem? --are there funny parts? ///tag/// the dilemma is in theaters now.
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coming up... another movie weekend?... "blue valentine." director derek cianfrance sits down to talk to us... about why this film is unlike any other romance movie you've seen.
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3 the big game is tomorrow! the ravens and steelers are facing off for the third time this year, and this time, a spot in the a-f-c championship is on the line. joel d. smith is live at padonia station where fans and cheerleaders are already
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at a fever itch for the purple caravan. good morning joel d. good morning 3
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3 the road to the superbowl is on the line as the ravens take on arch rivals the pittsburgh steelers this saturday.. in their third match up of the sea. season. fox45 will have live coverage of the ravens- steelers game.our live reports from heinz field start tonight on fox45 news at 5:30. are you ready for game time? take on the pittsburgh steelers this weekend.and the clever cleaver brothers are making sure fans have the appetite of champions.today... they're showing us how to make "front four fruit chimichangas." chimichangas." ((clever cleaver brothers show us a tailgating recipe))
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to get today's recipe.. click on foxbaltimore dot com and go to the morning news section. the ravens have a dedicated fan by their side this weekend...this is skylar... who enjoys watching the game with her dad. her mom says she loves cheering on the team... screaming "heap has it!!!"
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it's three times the cheer.. for the baltimore ravens.a proud mother sent us this photo... of her triplets... chris junior, matthew and nathan... cheering on the team and their favorite player... ray rice. and shaniece from baltimore sent us this photo of her daughters... she says kauri and kayla run around the house shouting "let's go áraisins." no matter where you're from...weere looking for all of you ravens fans to send us in photos showing off your "purple pride". go to foxbaltimore dot com and click on the community features section. coming up... sports do more than keep your kids active.what other parts of their lives are also being improved. and later... their chemistry lights up the big screen.the not-so-traditional romance between michelle williams and ryan gosling... in the new movie "blue valentine."you're watching blue diamond almonds!
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map providence map liberty map 195 mapp fiber staying active is doing more than just keeping your kids &pfit.what other parts of their lives could be seeing improvement too. and he started making movies at the age of 13... but he's come a long way since.the director of "blue valentine tells us about the inspiration behind this movie.you're watching fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all morning. 3 (((pat))) it's the story of love found
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and love lost.the movie "blue valentine" stars ryan gosling and michelle williams.the weinstein company is making director derek cianfrance (see-an-france) available to talk with us this morning.--you started making movies at 13- years-old...what was your inspiration for this movie? --what's it about?--this initially was rated n-c-17, how did you get that changed? ///tag/// blue valentine is in theaters
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now. coming up... experts say it's a good idea to sign your kids up for sports.how it could strengthen their mentality. and know someone who has bieber fever?where fans can go tonight... to win a chance to meet him.you're watching [ male announcer ] are you watching cable?
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call 1.888.884.fios. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities that's 1.888.884.3467. at 800-974-6006 tty/v. fios. a network ahead. there have been many studies
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that show the health benefits of physical activity for kids. as dr. mallika marshall explains... what's good for the body is also good for the brain. 3 1:00:16;19lower third (fade in): "dr mallika marshall" sports score high for teen happinesslower third (fade out)mallika: you may suspect that playing team sports is good for your kid's mental health. but now there's evidence to prove it. to1:00:18;12dr mallika marshall transition 1:00:19;24 1:00:24;20lower third (fade in): middle school students felt healthierwhen playing team sportslower third (cut out)mallika: according to a new study, middle school students report feeling healthier and more satisfied with their lives when playing team sports. 1:00:24;21mallika: 245 boys and girls in grades 7 and 8, were asked to rate their health, physical activity levels, and satisfaction with life. both boys and girls who played on sports teams reported being satisfied.in fact, boys were five times more likely, and girls 30 times more likely, to describe their health as fair or poor when they were not on a team. 1:00:44;141:00:51;02lower third (fade in): physical activity and sports participationincreases self-esteemlower third (cut
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out)mallika: past studies have also shown that physical activity and sports participation increases self-esteem during the middle school years. 1:00:51;19 lower third (fade in): fit kids sleep better andhandle challenges bettermallika: kids who are physically fit sleep better and are better able to handle both physical and emotional challenges. 1:00:56;24 to1:00:57;25dr mallika marshall transition 1:00:57;26 mallika: so bottom-line, whether your teen rows a boat or dribbles a basketball, suggest they do it on a team.i'm dr. mallika marshall coming up... up... the zodiac signs are changing.we'll tell you why.you're watching fox 45 morning news.. all local.. all morning. ((break 7)) ((bump in) ♪ it's a new day
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talking about all morning. zodiac signs as we know them... could soon be changing. changing.the minnesota planetarium society say the stars' alignment was pushed by about a month, because of the moon's gravitationaa pull on the eartt. from what we understand... the change affects people born after the
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year 2009.so if you've been relying on your daily horoscope for your entire life... your horoscope should remain theesame.but those born after... could have a completely new sign. sign. want to know what star sign you are now?we have a list of the new dates... on our facebook page.just go to facebook dot com slash fox baltimore.
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to contact the spca, go to our website at fox baltimore dot com slash morning. 3 do you have bieber fever? do you know somebody
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who would like to meet justin? listen up...there is a contest at hard rock cafe on pratt street tonight for fans between the ages of 13 and 17. 50 people will be chosen to sing one of his songs in front of a panel of judges.the winners will win a trip for four to los angeles and tickets to attend the premiere of his new movie
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